Monument record WTG 005 - Wratting Mill (1836) (PMed)

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Mill mound.


Grid reference Centred TL 698 487 (101m by 100m)
Map sheet TL64NE


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Mill mound. In arable field, circa 1m high. Use confirmed locally. Two ring ditches visible on Air Photograph - see Un (R1) - site recorded as windmill in C19.
Windmill shown on Hodskinson's 1783 map (S2).
Thin scatter of worked flint and pottery sherds, mostly PMed. Marked as `Wratting Mill' on OS first edition map (S1).
Shows occupation at most intense between 11th-14th centuries (S3).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> (No record type): OS, 1 inch map (1st ed), sheet 54, 1836.
  • <R1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP ZM 47.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: finds report.
  • <M2> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. AP: CUCAP ZM 47 (xerox held by HDAG).
  • <S2> Cartographic materials: Hodskinson, J.. 1783. The County of Suffolk surveyed.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. Various. SAU, Abbott C, SCCAS Monitoring Report 97/24.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 26 2012 11:50AM

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